Telephone Reference
You may call the Law Library Reference Desk for assistance at (225) 578-4042 during the regular reference hours.

E-mail Reference
You may e-mail your questions to

You may submit questions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please state your question as clearly as possible to facilitate a prompt response. Replies are normally sent via email within 24 hours, excluding weekends and holidays.

Walk-In Reference
You may ask your questions in person during reference hours.


Research Appointments

Research Appointments are customized sessions for LSU Law students offering a one-on-one session with a reference librarian, covering any needs or questions you may have about any type of legal research. Appointments are scheduled in advance for a mutually agreeable time, and generally last 30-60 minutes. Visit the Reference Desk or send an email to to schedule a research appointment.